Ocean Conservation and Climate Change

Secretary of State John Kerry made welcoming remarks at the State Department’s “Our Ocean” Conference. He called for a… read more

Secretary of State John Kerry made welcoming remarks at the State Department’s “Our Ocean” Conference. He called for a single comprehensive global strategy to protect the oceans and said climate change was the biggest threat facing the oceans and the entire planet. Opening keynote remarks were made by President Anote Tong, who talked about the effects of climate change and rising seas on his country of Kiribati and announced efforts to halt commercial fishing in parts of the region. Then members of the “Exploring, Understanding, and Conserving Our Ocean” panel made remarks.

The “Our Ocean” Conference brought together government officials, scientists, and international institutions to review the current science and determine future actions involving the protection of ocean ecosystems. close

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Format:
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 16, 2014
Last Aired:
Jun 22, 2014

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